Arsonists strike in Shoreham and Southwick

ARSONISTS struck in Shoreham and Southwick over the weekend.

A small fire in woodland behind Downsway, Southwick, on Friday afternoon had to be dealt with by Shoreham firefighters.

They said the fire, just before 4pm, was started deliberately and was tackled using a hosereel.

A crew from Shoreham was called to another deliberate fire on Saturday evening, at Adur Recreation Ground.

They again used a hosereel to tackle the blaze on the BMX track, where a wooden pallet was alight just after 6.15pm.